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Midwest Can 5 Gallon Gasoline Model #5610
Fuel, Lighters and Fireworks
Fuel Storage
Gasoline Cans (981)
MIDWEST CAN COMPANY    
Midwest Can Company
5610
079223056101
 
 
Wilby's #9
Unspecified
8/12/2019
Purchased a 5 gallon portable fuel container at Wilby's #9 in [REDACTED] on 08/13/19. Begin pumping fuel into the container. The container has a plastic mesh "filter" that inadvertantly circumvents the pumps auto shutoff safety feature. It attains this by restricting the inflow so much that the pump handle does not have time to react to the fuel being forced out the top. The pump will stop, but only after fuel has already began spraying out of the top. This led fuel being sprayed onto my hands, arms, faces and into my eyes and onto the ground.
8/12/2019
Other 
Injury→Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
Self
Male
41 years
Yes
No
No
Still have the product as it could not be returned as gas was put into it.
No
N/A

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